8 November 2016
The director discusses his grungy new production of Oreste, getting a foot in the door as an usher and why he thinks some are intimidated by opera.
2 November 2016
This gorgeous duet may be recycled from an earlier work, but if anything that only shows what great taste its composer had.
1 November 2016
Our quick introduction to Gerard Jones’s blood-spattered production of Handel’s Baroque opera.
Young Artist Profile: Colin J. Scott – ‘I don’t believe in the idea that some forms of music are superior to others’
4 May 2016
Even after cutting his teeth in a wild ceilidh band, the Scottish pianist reveals there's plenty more to be learned as a Royal Ballet accompanist.
28 April 2016
Exploring the science of singing with vocal coach Paul Farrington and singer David Junghoon Kim.
30 March 2016
Three British conductors and répétiteurs were selected from a search spanning 20 countries worldwide.
Young Artist Profile: Jonathan Santagada – ‘Music will win over a sceptical newcomer – It did for me.’
14 March 2016
The Italian conductor on the hard work that it takes to become a professional conductor and what he's learnt from Music Director Antonio Pappano.
19 February 2016
The Ukrainian baritone on discovering opera relatively late and the rewards of quitting his corporate career to become a professional opera singer.
9 February 2016
The Australian baritone on singing alongside his heroes, and the extensive training it takes to become a professional opera singer.
22 January 2016
The search for the opera stars of tomorrow saw entries from 50 countries around the world.